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Albertville

(älbĕrvēl`), town (1990 est. pop. 18,121), Savoie dept., E France in the Rhone-Alps region, close to the French-Italian border. Located in the AlpsAlps,
great mountain system of S central Europe, c.500 mi (800 km) long and c.100 mi (160 km) wide, curving in a great arc from the Riviera coast on the Mediterranean Sea, along the borders of N Italy and adjacent regions of SE France, Switzerland, SW Germany, and Austria, and
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 on the Arly River just above its influx into the Isère, Albertville is a transportation and commercial center in a winter sports region. The town was the central site for the 1992 Winter Olympics.

Albertville,

Congo (Kinshasa): see KalemieKalemie
, formerly Albertville
, city (1984 pop. 73,528), Tanganyika prov., SE Congo (Kinshasa), on Lake Tanganyika at the mouth of the Lukuga River. It is a commercial center and a rail-steamer transfer point, handling goods moving between the Congo and Tanzania.
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Located at the heart of the French Alps, in Albertville, the academy features a state-of-the-art, high-fidelity Reality H simulator, designed to increase flight safety and mission proficiency at an affordable cost.
It was the United States' second Olympic men's medal in the event, which became a full-medal sport in 1992 at Albertville.
Contract award: expansion and renovation of the olympic hall in albertville work.
Bose has received international recognition for the sound systems it provided in the Winter Olympic venues of Calgary in 1988 and Albertville in 1992.
By 1970, the year that the man I'll call David joined the company, his local Albertville plant employed 13,000 people making electronic components in 18 different facilities.
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Visa began its Olympic Games sponsorship in 1986 and since then has sponsored three Olympic Summer Games (Seoul, Barcelona and Atlanta) and four Olympic Winter Games (Calgary, Albertville Lillehammer, and Nagano).
This is a major reason for the errors and slow service consumers face at the pharmacy Counter, says Michael Hogue, a pharmacist 'In Albertville, Alabama, and member of the American Pharmaceutical Association.
Olympic bobsled team used a simulator to train for the 1992 Winter Games in Albertville, France, and for the 1994 events in Lillehammer.
In its core project, Olympics, ISL acts as an agent for the international marketing rights of the Olympic Games in Albertville and Barcelona.
FTTH is a facilities-based fiber optic network that provides video, telephone and ultra high-speed Internet services to residential customers in Rosemount and Albertville, Minn.
Kelley's Rainbow, a domestic violence shelter in Albertville, provides a way out for those who think they cannot escape.